START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Animals

Young Orca, Crying for Its Mother, Freed From Bay
Animals  (tags: wildlife, baby, orca, trapped, freed, good news, humans, rescue )

Giana
- 407 days ago - grindtv.com
4-year-old male became trapped three weeks ago; researchers say he joined other killer whales after being coaxed out of the shallow waterway.
A Rescue They Will Never Forget: Baby Elephant and Its Mother Pulled From Mud Lagoon By Conservation Workers
Animals  (tags: mother elephant, baby, stricken, stuck in mud, elephant family, conservation workers, freed, rescued )

Simone
- 1054 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This is the dramatic moment that an elephant and its baby were rescued after they got stuck in a mud lagoon. Conservation workers, who normally have a policy of leaving nature to fend for itself as much as possible.
Mutilated and Near Death a Year Ago, 'Miracle Turtle' Freed Amid Cheers in Fla.
Animals  (tags: mutilated turtle, survival, courageous, rehabitated, healthy, freed, freedom )

Simone
- 1153 days ago - boston.com
A badly injured sea turtle that underwent a year of rehabilitation and innovative surgeries was released yesterday by caretakers hoping he finds a mate and helps his endangered species prosper.
After Years in a Basement, Lucky the Dog Might Finally Be Catching a Break
Animals  (tags: outrage, dog, locked in basement, neighbours, lucky, freed, investigation )

Simone
- 1462 days ago - seattletimes.nwsource.com
A dog that's been living in the basement of a Shoreline house for most of four years -- the past two months with its owner out of town -- might be closer to being freed, a spokeswoman for King County Regional Animal Services said Tuesday.
Release of Rhino Poachers Exposes Widespread Enforcement Failures
Animals  (tags: rhino poachers, released, freed, rhinos, slaughtered, enforcement laws, court hearing )

Simone
- 1672 days ago - panda.org
The release of six alleged rhino poachers from custody two weeks before a meeting of the largest wildlife trade convention is emblematic of the chronic lack of political will to enact enforcement efforts required to save this endangered species.
Entangled Humpback Whale Off Maui Finally Freed
Animals  (tags: young humpback whale, entangled, rope, rescued, released, freed )

Simone
- 1756 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
A juvenile humpback whale entangled in hundreds of feet of heavy-duty polypropylene rope was finally freed on Sunday. As reported last week in Outposts, the mammal was first spotted off Maui by the crew of a whale-watching vessel, Ocean Explorer of
Entangled No More: Rescuers Free Juvenile Humpback Whale Caught in Rope in Hawaii
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whales, entangled, freed, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1756 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Officials said Monday they successfully cut loose hundreds of yards of plastic rope that had been caught in the mouth of a young humpback whale off Hawaii.
Young Humpback Whale Is Freed of Tangled Rope
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, whale, freed, rope around neck )

Lone
- 1757 days ago - starbulletin.com
Marine experts cut loose a yearling humpback whale yesterday that had been entangled in heavy plastic rope near the Hawaiian Islands.
NO MORE ELEPHANTS IN INDIA'S ZOOS
Animals  (tags: indian elephants, zoo elephants, freed, protection, wild elephants, freedom )

Simone
- 1763 days ago - bornfree.org.uk
While the Western Zoos Dither, India Condemns Captivity in Zoos as Causing Unacceptable 'Trauma'. The Born Free Foundation joins the global animal welfare and conservation community in welcoming plans by the Government of India to end the keeping of
Bolivia Frees Its Circus Animals. Now They Need Homes
Animals  (tags: circus animals, bolivia circus, animal advocates, freed, new homes )

Simone
- 1798 days ago - time.com
"Lions hate circuses" has long been a bumper sticker slogan of the animal rights movement, and Bolivia has heard the message: The left-leaning government of the Andean country recently passed the world's first legislation prohibiting the use of all animal
Unlikely Hero Saves Bird of Prey
Animals  (tags: unusuall rescuer, game keeper, red kite, rescued, freed, saved )

Simone
- 1868 days ago - news.scotsman.com
MORE than a century ago, Victorian gamekeepers were blamed for persecuting the red kite to the brink of extinction in Scotland. But yesterday, a gamekeeper in the Highlands emerged as the unlikely hero who saved a young red kite from almost certain
Golden Eagle Tagged in Conservation Plan Found Poisoned to Death
Animals  (tags: golden eagles, freed, conversation plan, poisoned to death, tragedy, birds of prey )

Simone
- 1886 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Police raided a Highland grouse moor today after a golden eagle that had been satellite-tagged as part of a government-funded project was found poisoned with illegal pesticides. The grouse moor, keepers' cottages and vehicles on the Millden estate
Scientists Use Sedation to Free Entangled Whale
Animals  (tags: endangered right whale, scientists, sedation, entangled in rope, freed, endangered )

Simone
- 2028 days ago - thestate.com
Scientists used sedatives to free an endangered right whale entangled in rope off Florida's Atlantic Coast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says it's the first time sedatives were used successfully to free an entangled whale.
Whale Becomes Free (Though Injured) Willy ~ Video
Animals  (tags: new york waters, marine wildlife, whales, humpback, freed, injured, endangered, extinction, humans, suffering, sadness, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2039 days ago - cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com
A humpback whale entangled in fishing gear in New York waters, about eight miles offshore, was freed by rescuers Thursday afternoon, said officials, who released a video of the rescue. The whale, which is 25 to 30 feet long and perhaps 20 tons, had ser
Over a Thousand Parakeets From Berlin Apartment Freed ~Translated
Animals  (tags: germany, animals, pets, birds, patakeets, 1000, freed, habitat, AnimalWelfare, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2113 days ago - de.news.yahoo.com
The Berlin Animal Welfare Association and the Veterinary Office have made an apartment in Berlin's Spandau district of about 1300 wave parakeets exempt. As the competent Veterinary Office announced were in the first two-room apartment is still about 400 b
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with freed

top story finders in Animals

1. Natasha Salgado 274 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 273 popular stories

3. Ljiljana Milic 265 popular stories

4. Richard S. 255 popular stories

5. Carole K. 216 popular stories

6. Laura H. 214 popular stories

7. Ana MESNER 211 popular stories

8. Slava R. 193 popular stories

9. Kay m. 187 popular stories

10. Angel W. 179 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!